The table below looks at the statistics for E-Commerce skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited E-Commerce over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
E-Commerce (Electronic Commerce)
Rank 2 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 62 55 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 19.81% 14.67% 14.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 23.48% 17.41% 17.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 55 44
Median daily rate £525 £488 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +21.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £350 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £620 £543
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £383 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.84% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £28.75 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-6.08% +8.49%
E-Commerce
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
264 316 352
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 84.35% 84.27% 80.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 226 208
Median daily rate £463 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 19 10
Median hourly rate £50.78 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.95% +6.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

E-Commerce
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing E-Commerce as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

E-Commerce Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing E-Commerce across the Bedfordshire region.

E-Commerce Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing E-Commerce across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

E-Commerce Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

E-Commerce
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing E-Commerce across the Bedfordshire region.

E-Commerce Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

E-Commerce
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing E-Commerce within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton 0 44 £525 +9.09% 13
Dunstable - 2 £475 -
E-Commerce
East of England

E-Commerce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing E-Commerce also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for E-Commerce.

1 69 (47.92%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (29.17%) SOA
3 25 (17.36%) Retail
4 24 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
5 22 (15.28%) Scrum
6 21 (14.58%) Data Modelling
7 20 (13.89%) Microsoft
8 18 (12.50%) API Design
9 17 (11.81%) Microservices
10 16 (11.11%) Information Security
10 16 (11.11%) Migration
11 15 (10.42%) .NET
11 15 (10.42%) User Stories
12 14 (9.72%) Technical Architecture
13 13 (9.03%) Release Management
13 13 (9.03%) C#
14 12 (8.33%) SOAP
14 12 (8.33%) Middleware
14 12 (8.33%) Waterfall
14 12 (8.33%) REST
15 11 (7.64%) High Availability
15 11 (7.64%) Business Analysis
15 11 (7.64%) Project Management
15 11 (7.64%) PRINCE2
15 11 (7.64%) Stakeholder Management
16 10 (6.94%) Legal
16 10 (6.94%) TDD
16 10 (6.94%) JBoss
16 10 (6.94%) MS Excel
16 10 (6.94%) Software Engineering

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (6.94%) JBoss
2 6 (4.17%) Confluence
3 3 (2.08%) CMS
3 3 (2.08%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.08%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.39%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (1.39%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.69%) Apache ServiceMix
5 1 (0.69%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.69%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.69%) Mule
Applications
1 10 (6.94%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.08%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (3.47%) BusinessWorks
2 3 (2.08%) SAP CRM
3 2 (1.39%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (4.17%) IaaS
3 5 (3.47%) SaaS
4 1 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.69%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.25%) Network Security
2 6 (4.17%) LAN
2 6 (4.17%) WAN
3 5 (3.47%) DNS
4 1 (0.69%) 5G
4 1 (0.69%) Firewall
4 1 (0.69%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.69%) VLAN
4 1 (0.69%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.69%) Wireless
4 1 (0.69%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.78%) Relational Database
2 3 (2.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (5.56%) JIRA
2 2 (1.39%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.69%) Bugzilla
3 1 (0.69%) HP UFT
3 1 (0.69%) Subversion
3 1 (0.69%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.69%) Trac
General
1 25 (17.36%) Retail
2 10 (6.94%) Legal
3 7 (4.86%) Finance
4 5 (3.47%) General Ledger
5 3 (2.08%) Marketing
6 2 (1.39%) Banking
6 2 (1.39%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 64 (44.44%) Architect
2 27 (18.75%) Analyst
3 24 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
4 18 (12.50%) Project Manager
5 17 (11.81%) E-Commerce Architect
6 16 (11.11%) Business Analyst
7 13 (9.03%) Developer
8 11 (7.64%) Technical Architect
9 10 (6.94%) Information Architect
9 10 (6.94%) Information Security Architect
9 10 (6.94%) Integration Architect
9 10 (6.94%) Security Architect
10 8 (5.56%) E-Commerce Analyst
10 8 (5.56%) Release Manager
10 8 (5.56%) Senior Architect
11 7 (4.86%) Data Analyst
11 7 (4.86%) Infrastructure Architect
12 6 (4.17%) Business Data Analyst
12 6 (4.17%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
13 5 (3.47%) Data Integration Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (10.42%) .NET
2 12 (8.33%) Middleware
2 12 (8.33%) REST
2 12 (8.33%) SOAP
3 7 (4.86%) ASP.NET Web API
4 5 (3.47%) .NET Framework
5 4 (2.78%) HTML
6 3 (2.08%) WCF
7 1 (0.69%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (0.69%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.69%) Apache Camel
7 1 (0.69%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.69%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.69%) CSS
7 1 (0.69%) MSMQ
7 1 (0.69%) RequireJS
7 1 (0.69%) TIBCO EMS
7 1 (0.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (0.69%) XML
7 1 (0.69%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.25%) Data Integration
2 8 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.56%) Cryptography
3 6 (4.17%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.47%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (1.39%) Enterprise Cloud
5 2 (1.39%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.69%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.69%) Data Conversion
6 1 (0.69%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.69%) IVR
6 1 (0.69%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.69%) User Experience
6 1 (0.69%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.56%) Linux
1 8 (5.56%) Windows
2 3 (2.08%) Android
2 3 (2.08%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.69%) Debian
3 1 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.69%) SUSE
3 1 (0.69%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (47.92%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (29.17%) SOA
3 24 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
4 22 (15.28%) Scrum
5 21 (14.58%) Data Modelling
6 18 (12.50%) API Design
7 17 (11.81%) Microservices
8 16 (11.11%) Information Security
8 16 (11.11%) Migration
9 15 (10.42%) User Stories
10 14 (9.72%) Technical Architecture
11 13 (9.03%) Release Management
12 12 (8.33%) Waterfall
13 11 (7.64%) Business Analysis
13 11 (7.64%) High Availability
13 11 (7.64%) PRINCE2
13 11 (7.64%) Project Management
13 11 (7.64%) Stakeholder Management
14 10 (6.94%) Software Engineering
14 10 (6.94%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 13 (9.03%) C#
2 4 (2.78%) JavaScript
3 3 (2.08%) Java
3 3 (2.08%) VB
3 3 (2.08%) VB6
4 2 (1.39%) SQL
5 1 (0.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 6 (4.17%) CISSP
3 2 (1.39%) CSSLP
3 2 (1.39%) ISEB
3 2 (1.39%) ISSAP
3 2 (1.39%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.94%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.39%) COBIT
2 2 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.39%) QA
3 1 (0.69%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (0.69%) Kibana
1 1 (0.69%) SCCM
1 1 (0.69%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 20 (13.89%) Microsoft
2 9 (6.25%) hybris
2 9 (6.25%) Red Hat
2 9 (6.25%) Sitecore
3 6 (4.17%) TIBCO
4 5 (3.47%) SAP
5 4 (2.78%) Chordiant
5 4 (2.78%) KANA
5 4 (2.78%) Pega
5 4 (2.78%) Siebel
6 3 (2.08%) Apigee
6 3 (2.08%) IBM
6 3 (2.08%) Mashery
6 3 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.69%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.69%) Cisco
7 1 (0.69%) HP
7 1 (0.69%) WSO2